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    Most Clutch ISU Player

    Of all of the great players to play here, which one would you feel most comfortable with having the ball late in a close game. Personally I think it is hard to argue against Justice Thigpen. He hit a buzzer beater three to win at Colorado, Tipped in a bucket with about 1 second left to beat Minnesota, and single handedly brought ISU back against #2 Oklahoma State both in regulation and in OT.
    However, I have to give a close second to either Fred Hoiberg or Curtis Stinson.
    What are your thoughts?



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Fizer hit a few game winners. I remember one against Kansas he banked in from the baseline... sweeeet...


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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    I never thought Hoiberg was that clutch later in his college career, just me. Dedric Willoughby brought it in the big games.



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Jake Sullivan has to at least be an honorary mention here for his 3 point ability and free throw percentage.


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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Stinson? 3 pt'er vs. Virginia in Ames, jump shot/floater vs. KU in Lawrence...


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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Maybe not clutch but my most enjoyable by far...Lafester Rhodes vs. Iowa!!!

    54 points....from start to finish he was red hot.



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Too many great players... I'd go with Hoiberg, Hornacek, Fizer, Grayer, Stevens, Just-ice, or Willoughby. Can't go wrong with any of them.



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    I agree with Dedric as well. He had huge games against Kansas and UCLA his senior year. Even though we lost those games Willoughby definately was not to blame.



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    I would say Willoughby or Thigpen.



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    I can't speak for anybody before the 90's but I thought Stinson was at his best late in games and in big games.



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Jamaal Tinsley 100%



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Exactly, Tinsley was just money for us when we needed him - getting the ball to the right people at the right time. Gotta give love to the floor general.



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneTony View Post
    Jamaal Tinsley 100%
    Tinsley missing the last shot of the Hampton game automatically disqualifies him for me.



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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Quote Originally Posted by clonefan98 View Post
    Tinsley missing the last shot of the Hampton game automatically disqualifies him for me.
    Yeah, what he said.


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    Re: Most Clutch ISU Player

    Quote Originally Posted by clonefan98 View Post
    Tinsley missing the last shot of the Hampton game automatically disqualifies him for me.
    Because of one shot? Geez, even Jordan missed some game winners.



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